Supporting the fighters admiring the survivors honoring the taken and never, ever giving up hope. Nearly 1 in 8 women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. This makes early detection a detrimental tool in the fight against breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease.
Assisted living communities serve individuals who typically need help with everyday activities and some health care services but do not require 24-hour skilled nursing care services for extended periods of time. These communities offer a unique mix of companionship, independence, privacy, and security in a home-like setting. National Assisted Living Week encourages assisted living communities around the country to offer a variety of events and activities to celebrate the individuals they serve, as well as to educate the public about this aspect of long-term care.